Without enjoying a trip to remote areas to bump into ethnic groups of people and learn about their unique tradition and culture, you can easily get an insight into the Nepali culture right in the two famous destinations Kathmandu and Pokhara in which the capital city is known as the city of temples and the other one is famous for the title as the city of lakes. It is also an opportunity to go further to Sarangkot where the extremely impressive panorama of mountains and the romantic view of sunrise and sunset widely opens for you to indulge in.

Duration: 7 Days/ 6 Nights
Start/ End: Kathmandu/ Kathmandu
Tour Route: Kathmandu – Pokhara – Sarangkot – Kathmandu
Tour Highlight:

• Explore Nepali culture via the UNESCO World Heritage Sites

• Experience the beautiful Pokhara

• Get an insight into Nepali Culture via visiting attractions in Pokhara

 Romantic sunrise view from Sarangkot

Tour Category: Nepal Culture Tours
Tour Customizable: Definitely! (Tell us your interest in the inquiry form – without any commitment)
Guides: Local Guide (English speaking guide or other languages as your demand)
Transportation: Private first-class-air-conditioned vehicles
Accommodation: Listed below or equivalent. Rooms with private bath or shower, hotel taxes, porterage, tips, and service charges.

Brief Itinerary
Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing
Day 03: Patan and Bhaktapur Durbar Squares
Day 04: Transfer from Kathmandu to Pokhara
Day 05: Pokhara Excursion Day
Day 06: Transfer to Kathmandu
Day 07: Kathmandu Departure

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Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival

After letting your soul and the incredibly stunning view of the Kathmandu Valley, you then arrive at the International Airport. Our representative will be waiting to welcome you at the existing door following customs formalities. We will escort you to the hotel and give you a detailed itinerary about tomorrow’s excursion. If you have something unknown, feel free to ask your presentative.
The rest of the day will be yours, you can do what you are interested in.
Overnight at the hotel.

kathmandu - nepal culture tourism

Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing – World Heritage Sites in Nepal

Get up and have breakfast, we then head out to the monuments and places that are the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu – Nepal. First of all, we visit Kathmandu Durbar Square where you, perhaps, can see the living goddess of Nepal ‘Kumari’ and go to pagoda-styled temples to explore the spiritual daily routine.
After that, head out to visit Swayambhunath Stupa, a Buddhist temple that is also known as the Monkey Temple because when the sunlight goes out, there will be lots of monkeys will come here for the reason that nobody knows. Our day excursion will go on with a visit to Pashupatinath temple considered one of the biggest and most famous Hindus temples in Nepal where welcomes thousands of devotees coming to practice respect every day. It is also an opportunity to see cremation on the bank of the Bagmati River.
We then walk towards Boudhanath stupa which is the largest Buddhist stupa in the world.
After a day of learning about the cultural religion in Nepal, in the evening, have dinner and the rest of the day will be yours. Enjoy the nightlife in Kathmandu your way.
Overnight at the hotel.


Day 03: Patan and Bhaktapur Durbar Square

This morning, after breakfast, we head to Patan Durbar Square, an old-aged royal palace of Lalitpur Kings where is home to Newari architecture. We will spend more time on the main attractions there which are Krishna temple, Bishwonath temple, Taleju Bhawani, and Bhimsen temple. After discovering all these sites, your guide will escort you to Bhaktapur, one of the most important and famous World Heritage Site. We will spend an hour and a half exploring the site.
Later, the rest of the day will be yours.
Overnight at the hotel.

patan durbar square - culture tour in nepal

Day 04: Transfer from Kathmandu to Pokhara

Today, we take a pretty drive to Pokhara following the Trishuli River. The city of lakes welcomes us by the cleanest and its most beautiful cities. Once there, it is our opportunity to get into the magnificent view of mountains surrounding like Annapurna, Manaslu, Mannchapuchhre, Dhaulagiri. We head to the David falls and Mahendra cave as they are the most stunning attractions there.
Later, have dinner and freely discover the nightlife in Pokhara.
Overnight at the hotel.

Fewa lake - nepal culture

Day 05: Pokhara Excursion Day – Sarangkot Hill view

Early get up and we move towards Sarangkot to witness the glorious sunrise vista and indulge ourselves in the peaceful atmosphere that you, perhaps, have not could experience for a long time.
We will have breakfast, afterward, and walk along the very stunning and sparkling Fewa Lake, Bindabasini Temple, World Peace Stupa, and Mountain Museum.
After a day of exploring and cultural learning in Pokhara, we come back hotel, have dinner, and the rest of the day will be yours.
Overnight at the hotel.

david falls - nepal culture tours

Day 06: Transfer from Pokhara to Kathmandu

Have breakfast and we escort you back to Kathmandu. On the way, it will be an opportunity to witness the majestic Marshyangdi and Trishuli rivers, the two biggest ones in Nepal.
When you are in Kathmandu, you are free to enjoy your last day in Nepal. You can do things that you have missed the days before.
In the evening, we enjoy a farewell dinner.
Overnight at the hotel.

kathmandu - culture tours in nepal

Day 07: Kathmandu Departure

Time to say goodbye Nepal. Enjoy your last moment with breakfast in the hotel and then, stroll around the city, do some shopping or just relax in a coffee shop/ your hotel. Before 2 hours when your return flight takes off, our representative will meet you at your hotel and escort you to the International Airport. The Nepal trip ends, hope you had the best time in Nepal and wish that you can serve you next time in Nepal.

What’s Included?

– Accommodation with daily breakfast

– Tours, transfers and all services mentioned in the itinerary

– Service of a private driver

– Service of tour guide

– Entrance fees for all mentioned sights visited

– Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B-Breakfast, L-Lunch, D-Dinner)

What’s Excluded?

– International flights and airport tax

– Meals other than those mentioned

– Early check-in and late check-out at the hotel

– Personal expenses (telephone, laundry, drinks, etc)

– Tips for guide and driver

– Personal travel insurance

– Nepal Visa